Articles in the category Cool Stuff & Geekery

Fandom Friday: How Well Do You Know Your Star Trek Captains? [QUIZ]

This week on Fandom Friday, we have a quiz for Star Trek fans. Whether you’re a badge-carrying old-timer, or you’ve only started to get into Star Trek (your life’s going to be complete now), take the quiz to find out how well you know the Captains. Here goes Fandom Friday Star Trek fans, especially for […]

Woo Your Nerdy Partner with These Date Night Ideas

Not sure how to make your nerdy/geeky partner feel loved on Valentine’s Day? Don’t fret. You’re probably not alone. Weeks before the day of hearts, we’re here to bombard you with geek date night ideas, which are sure to put a smile on your partner’s face. With these romantic date ideas covering a wide range […]

You’ll Want to Come Home Early Every Day With These Awesomely Geeky Doormats

Your doormat is the first thing your visitors see. Don’t you want to make sure they know where your geek loyalties lie? Make sure you have the perfect doormat – and have some fun while you’re at it. Awesomely Geeky Doormats Choose One DIY Doormat Let’s start things off with some DIY. Give people at […]

Fandom Friday: Valentine’s Gifts for Dragon Lovers

Dragons are part of many a fandom, and it just doesn’t seem right not to have an exclusive post for these magnificent creatures. So okay, I am more than a hundred percent biased. I love dragons like nothing else. If there is a dragon lover in your life, then on Valentine’s Day (or any other […]

14 Valentine’s Gifts for Geeky Guys

As promised, here are Valentine’s gifts for your guy. You’re bound to find at least one item that will make him appreciate the kick-ass partner that you are. Trunk – Charging Cable for Smartphones No one likes a tangled mess of cables, but they are essential if you want to make sure your phone doesn’t […]

Dr. Seuss Does Geek Art

“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.” ― Dr. Seuss Nonsense he may like, Dr. Seuss’s statement totally makes sense, doesn’t it? While he has explicitly stated that he doesn’t really like kids – he didn’t have kids – his books have taught countless kids to […]

Steampunk Geeks, Add Oamaru, NZ to Your Travel Bucket List

Oamaru in North Otago, in the South Island of New Zealand, is the largest town in the area and is a popular tourist destination mainly because of its population of little Blue Penguins. They interestingly describe these animals as “birds that act like fish”, and they’re so cute that people the world over travel great […]

Fandom Friday: 10 Funny Harry Potter Memes for Potterheads

How many times have you seen ALL of the Harry Potter movies? If you haven’t done a marathon in the past six months, then perhaps it’s time to schedule one now with your fellow Potterheads. Of course, that will take some time – coordinating schedules, preparing nachos and dip, getting everyone’s preferred drinks, and making […]

Valentine’s Gifts to Melt Her Geeky Heart

Not everyone celebrates the Hallmark holiday that is Valentine’s Day, but there is something to be said about giving gifts to your SO, or the person you want to be your SO. Whatever the case may be, it’s not too early to think about Valentine’s gifts. Instead of presenting you with generic gift ideas, we […]

Have a Great Start to the Year With These Geeky Motivational Posters

How’s your year going so far? You may or may not have made resolutions to be a better you, but just in case you need a boost, we’ve picked out some geeky motivational posters to get you off to a great start. Or not. Optimism They say you always have to look at the bright […]

Fandom Friday: Game of Thrones Special in February (Plus Some Other Tidbits)

UPDATE: January 8, 2015. HBO just announced the premiere for Season 5: APRIL 12, 2015! Is HBO following BBC when it comes to specials for its Game of Thrones fandom? Christmas Day is the traditional day for Whovians, and while BBC has been doing that for years now, HBO is releasing a Game of Thrones […]

Awesome Geeky Drinking Glasses

We’ve shared geeky drinks and drinking games, so now it’s time to make sure you have the perfect drinking glasses. Our picks are sure to add more geeky flavor to your party, or even if you’re just chilling alone or with a friend or two. DIY Ood Brain Cocktail Glass Let’s start with a bit […]

Best Geeky Drinking Games

Drinking games are an inherent part of college life, but who’s to say that grown ups can’t take part of the fun? New Year’s Eve is coming up, so the popularity of drinking games is at its highest; but why don’t we up the notch a bit with some of the best geeky drinking games […]

Geeky Party Drinks

It’s the time to eat, drink, be merry, and eat, drink, and be merry. Whether it’s for Christmas, for New Year, or just for the heck of it, what better way to liven up your parties than with these geeky party drinks? Cranberry Orange Mulled Wine Mulled wine is a favorite during winter, as it […]

10 of the Best Christmas Content and Easter Eggs in Games

Easter eggs are hidden secrets in games that developers purposely put in for players to find, usually players find these themselves and then their location goes viral but other times content is added to a game to coincide with seasonal holidays such as Christmas. Shenmue – Dreamcast Shenmue was probably one of the best (if […]

7 Game of Thrones Gifts on My Christmas Wishlist

Game of Thrones Gifts Christmas Wishlist 1. House Targaryen Cookie Stamp What’s Christmas without cookies? Every family has its own tradition when it comes to Christmas cookies, but who says you can’t start your own tradition by serving up heaps of Game of Thrones cookies? This House Targaryen cookie stamp is a good place to […]

A Real Geek Chic Wedding

Because geeks can be romantic in real life, too. TheNerdyArtist posted about her geek chic wedding on Reddit, and the general consensus is that she – and her now husband – did an awesome job of it. Pics or it didn’t happen? Well here are some pics to show that this geek chic wedding DID […]